Lab business

Have your say on reform of Australia's measurement laws

19 April, 2021 | Supplied by: National Measurement Institute

Australians are invited to provide feedback on options proposed for modernising Australia's regulatory framework for measurement.


Olympus announces 2020 Image of the Year Award winners

19 April, 2021 | Supplied by: Olympus Australia Pty Ltd

The annual competition aims to recognise the best in life science imaging, with the winning images selected from nearly 700 submissions from 61 countries.


Vidrio Technologies acquired by MBF Bioscience

14 April, 2021

MBF Bioscience is expanding its two-photon and laser scanning technology capabilities by acquiring Vidrio Technologies.


New CEO appointed to ANSTO

01 April, 2021

Shaun Jenkinson has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of ANSTO following a global search to fill the position.


Hearing loss reversal and other projects share $2.5m in awards

24 March, 2021

Approximately $2.5 million is being invested in innovative research projects across the ear, nose and throat sector.


Call for applications for 2021 APEC ASPIRE Prize

22 March, 2021

The Australian Academy of Science invites applications for the APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research and Education (ASPIRE Prize) for 2021.


Aus Academy of Science announces 2021 honorific awardees

12 March, 2021

Outstanding contributions to science have been recognised by the Australian Academy of Science, which has presented its 2021 honorific awards to 24 recipients.


STEM study encouraged as Kerry Chant wins NSW Woman of the Year

10 March, 2021

Australian governments have been acknowledging the contributions of women to STEM, as well as announcing incentives to join the sector.


World Science Festival Brisbane returns in March

23 February, 2021

World Science Festival Brisbane is back from 24–28 March 2021, celebrating science and human resilience in an unprecedented era of global change.


GSK funding research into respiratory conditions

18 February, 2021 | Supplied by: GlaxoSmithKline

GSK has committed $6.9 million to continue supporting the health of Australians through its 2020–21 Investigator Sponsored Studies (ISS) program.


Nominations open for 2021 Prime Minister's Prizes for Science

12 February, 2021

The prizes recognise outstanding achievements in scientific research, research-based innovation and excellence in science teaching.


Register now for Australian Healthcare Week 2021

09 February, 2021

The 2021 Australian Healthcare Week Expo will feature six free-to-attend on-floor programs designed for all areas of the healthcare community.


Thermo Fisher acquires Mesa Biotech, Novasep's Henogen

20 January, 2021 | Supplied by: Thermo Fisher Scientific

Thermo Fisher Scientific has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Mesa Biotech and completed its acquisition of Henogen.


Million-dollar grant enables MWA telescope upgrade

16 December, 2020

The grant will enable a major upgrade to the Murchison Widefield Array, giving the giant radio telescope the power to read and process signals captured from distant outer space.


COVID-19 Grand Challenge Winners announced

11 December, 2020

The global competition encouraged participants to build world-class data science techniques that accelerate novel COVID-19 research and drive smart and safe decision-making.


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